Lot 1227

A German Gothic medieval sword with gold-inlaid blade, circa 1250

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A89aw | Live auction | 322 Lots

Starting Price € 12,000

Countdown for bids : 9 days and 6 hours left

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Description

The double-edged blade with shallow fullers on both sides. The abbreviated inscription "DICNLACDICLAE" inlaid in gold on one side, above which a leaf ornament and a stylised eagle. A bronze-inlaid cross pattée in a circle on the opposite side. Straight quillons, the round arms widening conically outwards slightly. Sturdy, slightly tapered tang with a horizontal oval disc pommel. Small, square, riveted finial in bronze. Length 104 cm.

Condition: III Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 322 lots and starts on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1001 - 1322. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.